The MassHealth Waiver 2016–2022: Delivering Reform
Commonwealth Medicine; Center for Health Law and Economics
Health Economics | Health Policy | Health Services Administration | Health Services Research
This issue brief describes the key elements of the most recent MassHealth 1115 waiver extension, including the shift to a delivery system centered on Accountable Care Organizations and Community Partners, a Delivery System Reform Incentive Program, the redesigned Safety Net Care Pool, and the expansion of services for treatment of substance use disorders. It concludes with a discussion of implications of the new system for major stakeholder groups.
MassHealth, waiver, health care delivery
Gershon, Rachel; Grenier, Michael; and Seifert, Robert W., "The MassHealth Waiver 2016–2022: Delivering Reform" (2017). Commonwealth Medicine Publications. 29.